Introducing Cuckoo Sandbox

This will be a series of posts about the Cuckoo Sandbox that I am doing for my course at Leeds Beckett University. They are posted on the invitation-only blog named DFA1415. As a result of that, I am making my posts public on my own site and I welcome all…

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Testing a video post

Just a brief post to test the theme for posting a video as I plan on uploading some videos in sign language - will be editing the css file (gulp, I hate doing that) …

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BSides London 2014

I attended the BSides London 2014, and I also gave a talk titled "The Joy of Passwords" on the Rookies Track. What a fantastic event, it was well organised and had a large attendence despite the Tube strike happening at the same time. Here's a YouTube video of my talk…

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Copy'n'Paste is Safe...is it?

I came across this site, I don't remember how I came across it. Once I find out the author, I'll be sure to credit him. It was actually an interesting site. I've done this many times - copied some terminal line commands and then pasted it directly into terminal to…

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Defending with Static ARP Entries (Linux)

ARP poisoning is something that's being taught at the moment during the course I'm on at university. Naturally because we do all our work in the "hack labs" where there's a sandboxed network with a proxy for Internet access. We are warned that in these labs, almost anything goes as…

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Copy SSH ID to other machines from OSX

ssh-copy-id [-i [identity_file]] [user@]server And it doesn't exist on OSX. It's such a useful tool so thankfully there's a port available, just copy the following line and paste it in Terminal curl https://raw.github.com/beautifulcode/ssh-copy-id-for-OSX/master/ssh-copy-id.sh -o /usr/local/bin/ssh-copy-id &&…

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